Stack of American pancakes with berries, bacon and cherry syrup glaze.

Brunch recipes

Ease yourself into the weekend with our indulgent brunch recipes, including American-style pancakes, eggs Benedict, shakshuka and French toast.

10 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

You'll flip over these next level fluffy American pancakes – the perfect indulgent brunch treat. Serve with our tangy cherry syrup and irresistible maple syrup and bacon

40 mins
Easy
6 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Croissants, custard, lemon curd and blueberries combine to make this irresistible yet easy bake that's perfect for dessert or brunch with friends

52 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
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33 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

Set yourself up for the day with this healthy veggie breakfast with eggs, avocado and black beans. It takes just 10 minutes to throw together and makes a great lunch, too

10 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
5 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

Forget shop-bought crumpets, here's how to do them at home this weekend. Delicious served with a light topping of summer fruits, fresh ricotta and honey

40 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
108 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

This gutsy dish is genuine street food and a brilliant family dish for brunch, lunch or supper.

35 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
7 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Bring a taste of New York to your weekend brunch with this indulgent pastrami hash and sunny side-up eggs. It's made using just five ingredients 

35 mins
Easy
20 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Enjoy this Mexican-inspired vegetarian brunch of egg, tomato, avocado, kidney beans and cheese, on top of tortilla. It's spicy, filling and full of flavour

25 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
14 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Make homemade brioche and enjoy with jam or butter for breakfast. It takes a little effort, but the results of this sweet, soft bread are well worth it

1 hr and 15 mins
More effort
Vegetarian
11 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Sweet eggy bread and salty bacon are ideal partners in this indulgent bacon sarnie. Sprinkle with icing sugar and drizzle with your favourite syrup

30 mins
Easy
7 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Try an exotic brunch of spiced Turkish-style eggs. Using canned tomatoes and shop-bought flatbreads means less prep time on a leisurely morning

1 hr and 5 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
150 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

One that dads will love! This any-time meal is perfect with a helping of baked beans

1 hr and 10 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
23 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Make two, freeze one! Have fun cooking up two batches of these scrumptious buns and pop one in the freezer so you always have a treat to hand!

40 mins
Easy
0 ratings 0.0 out of 5 star rating

Add cocoa and orange essence to waffle batter for a speedy, crowd-pleasing pud or indulgent brunch. Top with cream, fresh orange and more chocolate

30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
4 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Kick-start your day with our vegetarian chickpea, red pepper, egg and feta hash. This brilliant breakfast is easy to make and delivers two of your 5-a-day

25 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
3 ratings 3.7 out of 5 star rating

Top French toast with mushrooms, bacon and tomato for a decadent start to the weekend. This is a brunch recipe to impress 

30 mins
Easy
4 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

Start as you mean to go on with this super-healthy breakfast bowl of berries and avocado

20 mins
Easy
Vegan
Gluten-free
10 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

The simplest of indulgent breakfast recipes. Serve our eggy bread by itself, with an oozy fruit compote or as part of a traditional fried breakfast

10 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
437 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Light, fluffy and fruity, these pancakes are an American classic. Serve them stacked high with syrup and extra fruit

35 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
3 ratings 2.7 out of 5 star rating

Try this moreish French toast with spiced banana and honey for brunch this weekend. Serve with whipped cream for a real treat

20 hrs
Easy
Vegetarian
0 ratings 0.0 out of 5 star rating

Serve poached eggs on a bed of garlicky yogurt, topped with a herbed or spiced butter. Try them with Turkish simit bread for a filling brunch

15 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
2 ratings 3.5 out of 5 star rating

Take a ham and cheese toastie to the next level with this croque madame traybake, ideal for brunch – and you can make the white sauce a day or two ahead of time

40 mins
Easy
15 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

This spiced Swedish bun has an intense floral perfume from cardamom seeds, which works its way into the dough during cooking

1 hr and 5 mins
More effort
11 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Treat yourself to this hearty chorizo and halloumi breakfast baguette – perfect for the weekend. Make the rich tomato jam in advance and then enjoy it on sausage sarnies, a cheeseboard, chicken…

55 mins
Easy
1 rating 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Top French toast with zesty rhubarb and custard for a deliciously indulgent breakfast or brunch

30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
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